Process Automation Engineer
Schneider Electric has an opportunity for an Automation and Controls Engineer for support of product test and assembly equipment with initial assignment in Oxford OH.
Individual responsibility covers all aspects of industrial systems such as architecture, layout, automation, and MIS integration of assembly lines.
What do you get to do in this position?
Create automated equipment/machine specifications which includes end of line test equipment
Work with external suppliers to design and deploy assembly lines, including automated equipment
Work as part of a multi-functional team developing robotic solutions
Interpret mechanical design drawings for electrical controls requirements (Creo)
Develop, deploy, and debug PLC and HMI programs for automated equipment
Integrate machines and assembly lines into MIS and plants’ digital manufacturing execution systems
Plan and provide detailed training on equipment design, maintenance and troubleshooting to various customer skill
Support of existing equipment designs, and production issues will be required both locally and at various sites globally
Maintain up to date knowledge of equipment technologies and utilizes this knowledge to specify and develop innovative solutions
Utilize continuous improvement methodology to improve internal industrial processes
This job might be for you if you have:
Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical, Automation, Robotics Engineering, or similar
1+ years’ experience in automation industry or high-volume manufacturing environment
1+ years’ experience in assembly line equipment design and deployment
Strong mechanical background
Good problem-solving skills with experience troubleshooting issues and finding root cause
Experience with PLC programming
Configured and designed HMI systems
Familiarity with vision systems (Cognex, Keyence)
Knowledge of communication protocols (Modbus, Ethernet/IP, CAN, Profibus, etc)
Strong communication skills in English (written and verbal)
Proven ability to work independently in a multicultural virtual environment across various functions (design engineering, purchasing, quality, marketing, finance, mfg operations and others)
Proven ability to influence and convince through negotiation
Ability to be a self-starter, who can work in parallel on multiple projects
Capability to be a facilitator to drive problem solving and troubleshooting activities
15% Travel required (domestic and international based on project assignment)
Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation. Our technologies enable the world to use energy in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner. We strive to promote a global economy that is both ecologically viable and highly productive.
€25.7bn global revenue
137 000+ employees in 100+ countries
45% of revenue from IoT
5% of revenue devoted for R&D
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